FAQs

ALLOY PRICE INCREASE

Due to recent increases in commodity pricing, we advise that we must increase our fees on some alloys.

We will be implementing an increase effective 16th May 2022 on the following list of alloys.

AlloyCurrent $/gramNew $/gram*
Yellow Gold type III for gold crowns$66$91
Semi Precious alloy used for PFM$58$138
Yellow bonding gold used for PFM$85$133
Non Precious Yellow alloy used for metal crowns$6$9

*Effective 16th May 2022

We have been able to hold pricing on these alloys for many years and trust that you understand the need for this increase.

Please note there is no change to the following alloys.

AlloyCurrent $/gramNew $/gram
Non Precious white alloy used for PFMNo chargeNo charge
White bonding gold$150$150

Please contact your local representative if you have any questions regarding this price announcement.

StatesRMMobileEmail
NSW / QLDPeter Field0419 409 044 peter@curaehealth.com.au
VIC / TAS / SATim Blair0434 477 000 tim@curaehealth.com.au
WA / NTCraig Botes0407 730 918 craig@curaehealth.com.au

FESTIVE TRADING DAYS

As we approach the festive season, we wish to advise that The Dental Solution Australia (TDSA) will continue to trade as usual. Please feel free to send your cases throughout December as we will remain open for business, apart from the public holidays.

Our trading days during the holiday period are as follows:

Christmas Day25 Dec 2021Closed
Boxing Day26 Dec 2021Closed
Monday27 Dec 2021Closed
Tuesday28 Dec 2021Closed
Wednesday29 Dec 20218am - 5pm
Thursday30 Dec 20218am - 5pm
Friday (New Year's Eve)31 Dec 20218am - 1pm
New Year1 Jan 2022Closed
Sunday2 Jan 2022Closed
Monday3 Jan 2022Closed

In the meantime, please contact us on (03) 9650 5500 or info@tdsa.com.au should you have concerns with any cases.

WHAT ARE YOUR TURNAROUNDS?

Please click here to view the detailed turnaround time.
Feel free to call us, should you require a reduced turnaround time and whether a surcharge may apply.

DO YOU OFFER SHADE TAKING?

Yes, our Director Greg Karabasis handles all our shade taking in-house. Please call the lab for a shade appointment.

DO YOU OFFER PICKUPS?

Yes, we offer free pickups inclusive in our pricing. Delivery is $10. We use StarTrack for our Melbourne CBD and inner-suburb clients and TOLL for our country and Interstate clients.

DO YOU OFFER WARRANTY?

Yes, we offer a 5 year warranty direct to the dentist on all our crown and bridge cases.

WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION?

Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm

IS YOUR LOGO AVAILABLE FOR USE?

Yes, a limited number of logos and a copy of our style guide can be downloaded using the link below. Please refer to this style guide for an outline of how to use our logo in order to maintain the integrity of our brand. Further files referenced in the style guide may be available upon request. Please contact us if you require any assistance.

WHAT MATERIALS DO YOU USE?

Below is a list of the materials we use:

  • Ceramco III (FDA 50010(K) No.K803310
  • HeraCeram (FDA 50010(K) No.K002993
  • HeraCeram Zirconia (FDA 50010(K) No.K052543
  • Empress e.max (FDA 50010(K) No.K051705
  • KavoEverest Zirconia (FDA 50010(K) No.K032081,K033221
  • Dental Alloys (the Argen Corporation, San Diego, CA)
  • Base Metal Aregeloy NP (FDA 50010(K) No.K93972
  • Semi Precious (Noble) Aregelite 70+ (FDA50010(K) Exempt)
  • White Gold (High Nobel) Argedent EURO (FDA50010(K) No.K961285)
  • Yellow Gold (High Nobel) Argedent 75 (FDA50010(K) No.K892234)
  • Yellow Gold (High Nobel) Argedent 88 PF (FDA50010(K) No.K891600)
  • Full Gold Crown (High Nobel) Argenco 56 (FDA50010(K) No.K893568)

This is certification that our crowns and bridges have met the U.S FDA and ISO 9001 standards and are fabricated / monitored by a certified technician.

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